Accident in Crittendon County

Date: Sunday, March 15
Location: Crittendon County

Facts: A Nissan pickup traveling northbound on Interstate 55 crossed the median, and collided head on with a Chevrolet van. Kenneth Shirley of Olive Branch, Mississippi, Kenneth Jones of Osceola and Mikosa Butler of West Memphis were killed in this accident. Dwight Thomas, the pickup driver, was transported to the hospital. Also injured were Gregory Baker of Osceola and William Oates of Memphis.